sodasa vatsara kaila antaranga-sevana
svarupera antardhane aila vrndavana
sodasa—sixteen; vatsara—years; kaila—did; antaranga—confidential; sevana—service; svarupera—of Svarupa Damodara; antardhane—disappearance; aila—came; vrndavana—to Vrndavana.
He rendered confidential service to the Lord for sixteen years at Jagannatha Puri, and after the disappearance of both the Lord and Svarupa Damodara, he left Jagannatha Puri and went to Vrndavana.
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